WorldCat Identities

Sherriff, R. C. (Robert Cedric) 1896-1975

Overview
Works: 297 works in 1,048 publications in 9 languages and 8,690 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  War films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Crime films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PR6037.H513, 822.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. C Sherriff
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( Visual )

23 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy British school master named Mr. Chipping devotes his life to teaching "his boys" after the death of his lovely, energetic American wife Katherine. Told via flashbacks, the film features an aged Mr. Chipping looking back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who've touched his life over the years
Odd man out by Carol Reed( Visual )

31 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking place largely over the course of one tense night, Carol Reed's psychological noir, set in an unnamed Belfast, stars James Mason (Lolita) as a revolutionary ex-con leading a robbery that goes horribly wrong. Injured and hunted by the police, he seeks refuge throughout the city, while the woman he loves (Kathleen Ryan) searches for him among the shadows
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( Visual )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"L'histoire véridique de la jeune Lady Emma Hamilton, muse à la beauté légendaire et égérie des cours de Sicile et de Naples. Sa grâce et ses charmes ensorcelèrent le célèbre Amiral Nelson qui lui dévoua son amour et en retour puisa en elle la force de faire chuter Trafalgar et l'Empereur Napoléon. Des amants exaltés, une passion charnelle et interdite que l'adultère achèvera dans la tragédie." [Source : jaquette]
The Hopkins manuscript by R. C Sherriff( Book )

34 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lunar disaster of future is investigated by archaeologists who try to unravel it
Quartet: stories by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )

10 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trio by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invisible man by William R Sanford( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious bandaged stranger in an English village turns out to be a mad scientist, who has discovered how to turn himself invisible and plans to take over the world
The fortnight in September : a novel by R. C Sherriff( Book )

49 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English family of five spends vacation at the seashore
The dam busters by Michael Anderson( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the true World War II story of how the Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany
St. Helena, a play in twelve scenes by R. C Sherriff( Book )

17 editions published between 1934 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greengates : a novel by R. C Sherriff( Book )

27 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English insurance company employee retires but finds retirement boring
Home at seven : a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )

11 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The white carnation by R. C Sherriff( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No highway in the sky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric scientist is convinced that England's new Reindeer planes will fall apart after 1,440 hours of flying time. When he finds himself on a Reindeer that has reached the stress point, a movie star passenger and a stewardess support his drastic action to permanantly ground the aircraft
Journey's end, a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )

85 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skuespil fra fronten under 1. verdenskrig
The long sunset : a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )

28 editions published between 1900 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Badger's Green : a play in three acts by R. C Sherriff( Book )

24 editions published between 1930 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another year, a novel by R. C Sherriff( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hostility of one half of his parishioners and the indifference of the other discourage him, but surprising events, including a visit to Hollywood bring about changes of heart
Quartet by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No leading lady : an autobiography by R. C Sherriff( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
No highway in the sky
Alternative Names
R. C. Sherriff britisk manusforfattar

R. C. Sherriff britisk manusforfatter

R. C. Sherriff britisk manuskriptforfatter

R. C. Sherriff Brits scenarioschrijver (1896-1975)

R. C. Sherriff brittisk manusförfattare

R. C. Sherriff englischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Robert Cedric Sherriff

Robert Cedric Sherriff auteur dramatique et romancier

Robert Cedric Sherriff sceneggiatore inglese

Šeriyp, R. Q.

Sheriff, R.C. 1896-1975

Sheriff, Robert C. 1896-1975

Sheriff, Robert Cedric 1896-1975

Sherrif, R. S. 1896-1975

Sherriff, R.

Sherriff, R.C.

Sherriff R. C. 1896-1975

Sherriff, R. C. (Robert Cedric), 1896-1975

Sherriff, Robert C.

Sherriff, Robert Cedric

Sherriff, Robert Cedric 1896-

Sherriff, Robert Cedric 1896-1975

Szerif, R. C.

Р.С. Шеррифф

Шерриф, Р. С 1896-1975

שעריף, ר. ק 1896־1975

رابرت سدریک شریف فیلمنامه‌نویس بریتانیایی

로버트 케드릭 셰리프

シェリフ

シェリフ, ロバート・C

ロバート・C・シェリフ

Languages
English (379)

German (25)

French (7)

Spanish (5)

Finnish (4)

Italian (3)

Danish (1)

Irish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The fortnight in September : a novelNo highway in the skyJourney's end, a play in three acts